Suddath Joins the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA)
JACKSONVILLE, Fla., May 11, 2018—Suddath®Global Logistics, a division of The Suddath Companies, joined the Blockchain in Transport Alliance (BiTA), an organization setting freight industry standards for blockchain use and educational forums for early adopters. The alliance was formed by experienced technology and transportation leaders looking to harness the efficiency and transparency available through blockchain recordkeeping.
“Suddath is taking an aggressive approach when it comes to innovation and early adoption,” said Scott Perry, president of the Global Logistics division at Suddath. “We want to be on the leading edge of the development of blockchain standards and we want customers to have security, visibility and transparency throughout the supply chain. Innovation is one of our core values and, when commercially viable to do so, we will be prepared to meet customers’ requests to integrate this technology.”
In joining the alliance as an integrated third-party logistics (3PL) supply chain solution partner, Suddath Global Logistics is dedicated to implementing blockchain best practices. The Global Logistics leadership is attending the upcoming Transparency18 symposium in Atlanta, Georgia on May 21st, 2018 hosted by BiTA.